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Russia: Sovcomflot’s SEVP Wins Award for ...

Sovcomflot's SEVP Wins Award for Achievements in Science and Technology in 2011

On 6 February 2012 the Government of the Russian Federation announced the winners of “The Prize for Achievements in ...

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China: DNV Navigator for Wallem’s Fleet

China - DNV Navigator for Wallem's Fleet

Wallem Ship Management in Hong Kong has ordered DNV Navigator for its managed fleet of more than 190 ships. The ...

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Sweden: Pallas Group Extends Charter Contract for MV ...

Sweden - Pallas Group Extends Charter for MV Pallas Ocean

Pallas Group has through its subsidiary, Ocean Rederi AB, extended the timecharter contract with Erik Thun AB for ...

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Maersk Line Cuts Capacity on Asia – Europe Trade

Maersk Line Cuts Capacity on Asia – Europe Trade

Oversupply of container vessels operating on the Asia – Europe trade lane has pushed Maersk Line’s container ...

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UK: Floatel Secures BP Clair Ridge Accommodation ...

UK - Floatel Secures BP Clair Ridge Accommodation Support Contract

Floatel International has signed a Contract with BP Exploration Operating Company Limited for provision of its ...

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Denmark: MS Selandia Marks 100 Years of Diesel Propulsion

MS Selandia Marks 100 Years of Diesel Propulsion

  Exactly 100 years ago, the Danish ship Selandia set an example for international shipping as a pioneer ...

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Russia: Severnaya Verf Shipyard Obtains License to ...

Russia - Severnaya Verf Shipyard Obtains License to Build Nuclear-Powered Warships

JSC Severnaya Verf shipyard has obtained license to perform works associated with nuclear reactors, the yard’s ...

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Russia: Sovcomflot Acquires Four New Product Carriers

  Sovcomflot (SCF Group) agreed a further joint project with Glencore International AG to own, operate and ...

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UK: MPI Offshore Receives Offshore Renewables Industry Award

UK - MPI Offshore Receives Offshore Renewables Industry Award

MPI Offshore have been announced as the inaugural winner of the Offshore Renewables award at the recent Annual ...

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UK: ISF Launches New on Board Training Book for Engine ...

  In order to take account of the 2010 amendments to the IMO STCW Convention, which came into force in January ...

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Faergen Cancels Third Vessel Ordered from German Shipyard

Faergen Cancels Third Vessel Ordered from German Shipyard

Faergen has reportedly cancelled the third unit ordered from Sietas Werft Shipyard in Germany, while the first ...

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UK: BAE Systems Starts Construction of Second Queen ...

UK - BAE Systems Starts Construction of Second Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carrier

Production on HMS PRINCE OF WALES, the second Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carrier, has started today at BAE ...

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Greece: Globus Maritime Announces Redelivery of Vessel

Globus Maritime Announces Redelivery of Vessel

Globus Maritime Limited, a dry bulk shipping company, announced redelivery of vessel by Charterers outside the ...

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Finland: Eckero Line to Acquire New Ship for ...

  Eckero Line will reportedly obtain Moby Freedom, a new ship for Helsinki-Tallinn route, which will replace ...

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The Netherlands: Amarcon Sees Increase in Demand for ...

The Netherlands - Amarcon Sees Increase in Demand for OCTOPUS-Office

This year Amarcon noticed an increase in orders for her hydrodynamic analysis software: OCTOPUS-Office. In the last ...

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UK: South Boats Delivers New WFSV ‘Abersoch Bay’ to ...

UK - South Boats Delivers New WFSV ‘Abersoch Bay’ to Turbine Transfers

South Boats Special Projects Ltd. announces the launch and commissioning of its 52nd offshore wind farm crew ...

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Norway: Solstad Offshore Receives ‘Best Training ...

Norway - Solstad Offshore Wins 'Best Training Company of the Year' Award

Solstad Offshore has been awarded the prize for being the best training company of the year. Solstad Offshore has ...

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Greece: TOP Ships Announces Corporate Developments

  TOP Ships Inc. , an international maritime shipping company that provides transportation services for crude ...

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Dryad Maritime Opens New Anti-piracy Centre in Portsmouth, UK

Dryad Maritime Opens New Anti-piracy Centre in Portsmouth, UK

A new state of the art global anti-piracy centre has been unveiled in Portsmouth, helping Shipowners and Charterers ...

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Drewry Maritime: Better Prognosis for Product Tankers

Drewry Maritime - Better Prognosis for Product Tankers

Drewry Maritime Research’s latest Tanker Forecaster report looks at how surplus tonnage is placing a burden on ...

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Voith Turbo Opens New Marine Division Office in ...

Voith Turbo Opens New Marine Division Office in Hamburg, Germany

Since January 2012, the Voith Turbo market division Marine has been present in the Port of Hamburg with its own ...

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Norway: NOCC Appoints New CEO

Norway - NOCC Appoints New CEO

The CEO of Norwegian Car Carriers ASA Mr. Lars Solbakken has accepted an offer for the position as CEO of another ...

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Denmark: Minister for Business and Growth Presents ...

Denmark - Minister for Business and Growth Presents Maritime Award

On Friday 10 February 2012, the Danish Design Centre provided the setting for a happy maritime event. Here, ...

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Croatia: Uljanik Shipyard Delivers New-build Bulk ...

Uljanik Shipyard Delivers New-build Bulk Carrier 'Stoja'

Uljanik Shipyard delivered today its 489 newbuild construction, a bulk carrier Stoja, to United Shipping Services ...

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Singapore: Ezion Announces Charter Contract for Service ...

Ezion Announces Charter Contract for Service Rig and Liftboat Divestment

The Board of Directors of Ezion Holdings Limited announces that it has secured a charter contract with a value of ...

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Germany: Ronald D Widdows to Become New CEO of Rickmers

Germany - Ronald D Widdows to Become New CEO of Rickmers

After ten very successful years with the Rickmers Group and especially, with Rickmers-Linie, Jan B Steffens will by ...

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Launching of TSHD Pedro Alvares Cabral at Uljanik ...

Launching of TSHD Pedro Alvares Cabral at Uljanik Shipyard, Croatia

Pedro Alvares Cabral, the first of two trailing suction hopper dredgers that Uljanik Shipyard has been constructing ...

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